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Forum: Lotus Elise   07-18-2019, 11:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,035
Posted By waddy
Thanks to everyone for all the help! Especially...

Thanks to everyone for all the help! Especially you Jet blast! Immobilizer bypassed, and its starting up every time now. It appears the immobilizer was rolling around back there for who knows how...
Forum: Lotus Elise   07-17-2019, 09:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,035
Posted By waddy
Uh right now we are getting 0 voltage on the 4,6...

Uh right now we are getting 0 voltage on the 4,6 terminals while key in and pressing button? Is it something with the start switch? Both the immobilizer and starter decided to die, but we have...
Forum: Lotus Elise   07-16-2019, 03:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,035
Posted By waddy
Sure. Does the starter voltages check out and it...

Sure. Does the starter voltages check out and it can be crossed off?
Forum: Lotus Elise   07-16-2019, 01:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,035
Posted By waddy
Oh boy, with RMC2 unplugged, trying to start the...

Oh boy, with RMC2 unplugged, trying to start the car, We have 3.7V on 4 and 0V on 6 while attempting to crank. We do not have battery voltage at either 4 or 6 when the vehicle is acting up. 4...
Forum: Lotus Elise   07-12-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,035
Posted By waddy
Going over the basics again before this, what...

Going over the basics again before this, what voltage should I be getting at the ignition switch?
Forum: Lotus Elise   07-09-2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,035
Posted By waddy
Mfru replaced, by Christ that was stuck in there...

Mfru replaced, by Christ that was stuck in there real bad. Still doesn't start up. Is the consensus on the immobilizer or starter?
Forum: Lotus Elise   07-04-2019, 11:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,035
Posted By waddy
Waiting for the mfru to come in. Another update...

Waiting for the mfru to come in. Another update the car died after two cycles and also would not start using jumpers and a check engine and oil and battery light were on before pressing start. Tried...
Forum: Lotus Elise   07-01-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,035
Posted By waddy
Well another 6 days and it stopped working,...

Well another 6 days and it stopped working, there's almost a pattern here. Stops, works for about 6 days then dies. Maybe it has to due with the heat and relay stop working till it cools down? Taking...
Forum: Southeast Region   06-29-2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 46,064
Posted By waddy
Oh that's mine with the battered front lip and...

Oh that's mine with the battered front lip and parking sticker, if you ever see me don't be afraid to say hi, were you the one I talked to there?

I also remember seeing the purple lotus, met the...
Forum: Lotus Elise   06-27-2019, 09:02 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,035
Posted By waddy
Its stored in the garage and was driven daily...

Its stored in the garage and was driven daily till it stopped working. Going to open up the dash to check the connections.
Forum: Lotus Elise   06-25-2019, 05:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,035
Posted By waddy
By sticky relays, do you mean the mfru? Well...

By sticky relays, do you mean the mfru?
Well decided to recheck the fuses again, then tried starting it up after leaving it disconnected since I last posted this and it started up perfectly. ...
Forum: Lotus Elise   06-15-2019, 02:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,035
Posted By waddy
Question Starting issue

I have an daily driven 05 stock Elise with a stage two ex with a peculiar start up issue, the engine and starter wont crank. Alarm module and fuse was removed 16 months ago, keyfob wouldn't unlock...
Forum: Lotus Elise   03-29-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 511
Posted By waddy
Oh boy, replaced them both, fuse 11 did need...

Oh boy, replaced them both, fuse 11 did need replacing, got the car to turn on and start up, and the alarm off. Now even if I take the key out it won't stop the engine. Fob wont lock the car anymore,...
Forum: Lotus Elise   03-29-2018, 05:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 511
Posted By waddy
Got a volt check on the battery, 100%. Hooked up...

Got a volt check on the battery, 100%. Hooked up a jumper thing, was able to unlock the car though a manual method, alarm sounds only when key is in at the second thing fob won't turn it off, turned...
Forum: Lotus Elise   03-29-2018, 03:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 511
Posted By waddy
Darn, but I use it as my daily driver. Isn't...

Darn, but I use it as my daily driver. Isn't driving it around supposed to keep the battery charged?
Forum: Lotus Elise   03-29-2018, 01:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 511
Posted By waddy
Locked out, no dash light?

Currently locked out of my 05 Elise, the immobilizer light on the dash isn't lighting up at all. I've locked it with the fob and came back in a few hours and can't unlock it. I can open the trunk...
Forum: Lotus Elise   08-25-2017, 11:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 949
Posted By waddy
Thanks for the heads up about the cable, they did...

Thanks for the heads up about the cable, they did check it and it was fine. However the part isn't avalible in the Lotus US network and Lotus doesn't have one either without a long waiting time or...
Forum: Lotus Elise   08-24-2017, 04:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 949
Posted By waddy
Haha apparently the accelerator pedal bracket...

Haha apparently the accelerator pedal bracket connecting to the wire broke off and the part is in back order. There was another person with the same problem who waited a few weeks for the part....
Forum: Lotus Elise   08-15-2017, 02:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 949
Posted By waddy
I was driving into a highway and once I pressed...

I was driving into a highway and once I pressed the pedal to accelerate it snapped off. Anyone have this happen before?
Forum: Southeast Region   06-02-2017, 09:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 750
Posted By waddy
NC servicing locations?

Where do people go for their servicing in NC? I need to do the 52500 one. I've heard taggart motorsports are good and they gave me a quote of around 150$. So I drove up to the dealer in Winston salem...
Forum: Maintenance and Repairs.   03-13-2017, 12:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 900
Posted By waddy
The noise went away weirdly enough. I left the...

The noise went away weirdly enough. I left the car in the garage for 10 days and I don't hear it anymore, before I was driving it everyday. Does anyone know what it could be?
Forum: Lotus Elise   03-09-2017, 09:26 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,163
Posted By waddy
My speedometer is off too, I had trouble with obd...

My speedometer is off too, I had trouble with obd scanners not working so I got a Launchh Mini ELM327 Interface V2.1 OBDII and it worked great. I know I got a "vehicle speed sensor A" pop up
Forum: Lotus Elise   02-26-2017, 07:33 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,534
Posted By waddy
For closure: Well previous owner had the same...

For closure:
Well previous owner had the same problem straight out of factory, fixed it with 50lbs of stuff seated on the rear bulge and screwing it in. Did the same it fits fine and made myself a...
Forum: Lotus Elise   02-26-2017, 07:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 673
Posted By waddy
Yup only took about 50lbs of stuff seated on the...

Yup only took about 50lbs of stuff seated on the rear to get it to fit flush.
Forum: Maintenance and Repairs.   02-25-2017, 09:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 900
Posted By waddy
Elise Engine rattle repair?

2005 Elise with 50k miles, I recently had this engine rattle going a few days after the check engine light went off. Reading it showed 2 codes one for Idle Air Control System RPM Higher Than Expected...
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